Product Manager

Location
England,Hampshire,Andover
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + Full Time Permanent
Posted
21 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
13835120/001
Contact
Hanisha Sofat
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The key candidate will have strong experience in Product Development and strategic planning and also a strong ability to manage multiple fast paced projects and deadlines.


Client Details

My client based in Andover, are leaders in the consumer durables / FMCG market.

They are innovators and creators in the products they supply. They have developed and designed products for some of the biggest licensors in the world and are proud to represent market leading licenses.


Description

This is such an exciting time to join a growing and fast paced business in Andover!

The chosen Product Manager will be responsible for:

* Managing and facilitating the entire Product Life Cycle from strategic planning to operational activities.

* Champion new Product innovation through a competitive view of the market, developments, and competitive activity to ensure the products developed them are ahead of the competition.

* Act as Project manager of assigned new and existing products through life cycle ensuring any ad hoc issues are solved in a timely manner.

* Develop and deliver a life cycle for each product from start to finish giving regular updates to key stakeholders such as Sales, Licensing and Brokerage.

* Develop and deliver product range updates for the Sales team.

* Develop business cases for new product ranges including range proposals.

* Conceptualise the development of new products in collaboration with the design team.


Profile

The successful Product Manager will have:



* Experience in Product development & strategic planning

* The ability to manage multiple fast paced projects & deadlines
* Great Communication skills
* Time and Project Management
* Advance Excel and database management
* Creative flair and a passion for product development
* Experience in Greetings Card, Wrap, Party or Gift categories preferred


Job Offer

In return my client are offering the Product Manager competitive base salary with great benefits.